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Debian: DSA-3654-1: quagga security update

Date 26 Aug 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Two vulnerabilities were discovered in quagga, a BGP/OSPF/RIP routing daemon. CVE-2016-4036
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3654-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Sebastien Delafond
August 26, 2016                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : quagga
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-4036 CVE-2016-4049
Debian Bug     : 822787 835223

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in quagga, a BGP/OSPF/RIP routing
daemon.

  CVE-2016-4036

     Tamás Németh discovered that sensitive configuration files in
     /etc/quagga were world-readable despite containing sensitive
     information.

  CVE-2016-4049

    Evgeny Uskov discovered that a bgpd instance handling many peers
    could be crashed by a malicious user when requesting a route dump.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.99.23.1-1+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your quagga packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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